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Mon Nov 17

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shirehobbit replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 8:49 AM

Re: Pumpkins Usable?

One year I raised baking pumpkins from seed. The variety is called Sugar Pumpkins. They are smaller than carving pumpkin.

I made pumpkin ice cream (uaed a hand crank cream maker) and pumpkin cookies. I was young and strong back then. [more]

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shirehobbit replied to the Credit Cards and Consumer Debt board. 2:21 AM

Re: OT: Homeowner Debt 101?

Thanks, Maryanne!

I haven't been on the boards in a long time.


Yes, our HOA fees can be raised.

I hope the owner buya a new home soon. Then the possibility will change
change to reality.

Shire

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shirehobbit replied to the Credit Cards and Consumer Debt board. 2:16 AM

Re: OT: Homeowner Debt 101?

I will print your excellent suggestions.

>> 2. What type of fire/CO alerts are installed in the unit and in the public areas? For example, if there's a fire in a hallway will you hear an alarm?

Interesting question. There are [more]

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shirehobbit replied to the Credit Cards and Consumer Debt board. 12:28 AM

Re: OT: Homeowner Debt 101?

Thanks, Nancy!

Those are some horror stories! From reading the HOA minutes it appears that the board members here have common sense.

After I fell in love with the place I asked my sister to find out about pets (it is very handy to [more]

Sun Nov 16

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shirehobbit replied to the Low Carb Way of Life board. 10:31 PM

Re: Looking for a Recipe for Dressing

Post Script The grocery store didn't have any organic red bell peppers so I bought a yellow one.

I'm getting excited about this. I haven't made a dressing (or stuffing) since the early '80s. At the time I used a goose stuffing made of [more]

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shirehobbit replied to the Credit Cards and Consumer Debt board. 7:05 PM

Re: OT: Homeowner Debt 101?

Thanks, AJ! You have great questions for me to ask. The seller upgraded to duel pane windows and the blinds are staying so I don't need to get curtains right away. The immediate needs will be a fridge and a stackable washer and dryer (she might [more]

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shirehobbit replied to the Credit Cards and Consumer Debt board. 5:09 PM

Re: OT: Homeowner Debt 101?

>> read the minutes of Board meetings going back at least six months.

I've been reading the minutes of the Board meetings

I cannot attend the meetings until I own the condo.

>> Check with the HOA to see if the [more]

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shirehobbit replied to the Low Carb Way of Life board. 2:55 PM

Re: When sick...

>>(Still resisting the thought of giving up nightshades....)

This is a hard one for me! I love tomatoes, tomato sauce, and BBQ sauce, but I have a food intolerance (they make my psoriasis flare up. Hmm, psoriasis is an autoimmune [more]

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shirehobbit posted to the Low Carb Way of Life board. 2:43 PM

Looking for a Recipe for Dressing

Thanksgiving Dinner is the highest carb dinner of the year (and the worst for my blood sugar). For those of you who eat a low carb version of the traditional meal do any of you use a recipe for the bread portion made out of almond meal?

I [more]

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shirehobbit posted to the Credit Cards and Consumer Debt board. 2:13 PM

OT: Homeowner Debt 101?

Good morning from north of San Francisco!

As some of you know I grew up living in houses in the San Francisco Bay Area. My dream has always been to own a house with hardwood floors, bay windows, a front yard filled with English garden [more]

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